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Sophia Nunn for The Hoya
Junior forward Paula Germino-Watnick, third on the team in goals, assists, and points, equalized for the top-seeded Hoyas in the 70th minute against Central Connecticut State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Hurdle 1st NCAA Tournament Obstacle

After a 20th-minute goal by Central Connecticut State University on Sunday at Shaw Field, the No. 1-seeded Georgetown women’s soccer team trailed 1-0 in the first round of the NCAA tournament. The goal marked the sixth allowed by senior goalkeeper Arielle Schechtman this season and the fourth time in 21[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AISHA MALHAS FOR THE HOYA
Sophomore forward Paula Germino-Watnick was one of four Hoyas to put a shot on goal, but the team failed to ever break its scoreless tie with the Demon Deacons.

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Season Ends With NCAA Tournament 1st-Round Exit

At the onset of NCAA postseason play against Wake Forest on Friday, the Georgetown women’s soccer team hoped the adage, “offense wins games, defense wins championships,” would carry it deep into the NCAA tournament.  However, it was a lack of offense that ultimately doomed the Hoyas as they fell to[Read More…]

by November 14, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
BARTON: Upsets Captivate Fan Base

BARTON: Upsets Captivate Fan Base

Each year, March Madness captivates the attention of an entire nation. Whether Cinderella 15 seeds like Middle Tennessee State (25-10, 13-5 Conference USA) shock fans by upsetting a tournament favorite, Michigan State (29-6, 13-5 Big 10), or Ivy League champions Yale (23-7, 13-1 Ivy League) knock off Baylor (22-12, 10-8[Read More…]

by March 22, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MCLAUGHLIN: Selection Committee Falls Short

MCLAUGHLIN: Selection Committee Falls Short

How is it that in just two years of having its own playoff selection committee, college football has already shown that it is incredibly more adept at ranking its teams at year-end than the NCAA basketball selection committee? College basketball has been picking teams for its March Madness tournament since[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
ISABEL BINAMIRA/THEHOYA
Senior guard and co-captain D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera leads Georgetown in scoring with 16.3 points per game.

Commentary | GU’s Talent Falls Short in 2015-16

By now, everyone has taken off the rose-colored glasses. Fans and pundits alike see the Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (14-14, 7-8 Big East) season for what it truly is — or perhaps more aptly, was — and recognize that the postseason is all but a pipe dream. No. 8 Xavier[Read More…]

by February 23, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top

Commentary | GU Hunts for At-Large Bid

With just eight games left in the season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-10, 6-4 Big East) finds itself three games out of first place in the Big East and extremely far off the NCAA Tournament bubble. The tournament committee takes 36 at-large bids — teams that didn’t win their[Read More…]

by February 5, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Soccer | Season Ends in Penalty Kicks for 2nd Straight Year

After its first win of the season, the Georgetown men’s soccer team (16-2-3, 9-0 Big East) pledged not to lose again this year. Despite bowing out of the NCAA tournament in the third round Sunday after a penalty shootout with underdog Boston College (11-7-2, 4-4 ACC), the Hoyas kept that[Read More…]

by December 2, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Soccer | Hoyas Advance to 3rd Round of NCAA Tournament

For the fourth year in a row, the Georgetown men’s soccer team (16-2-2, 9-0 Big East) has advanced to the third round of the NCAA tournament. An early goal by sophomore midfielder Arun Basuljevic and a record-breaking penalty kick by senior forward Brandon Allen led the way for No. 3[Read More…]

by November 24, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Men’s Soccer to Play Hofstra Pride in 2nd Round of NCAA Tournament

Men’s Soccer to Play Hofstra Pride in 2nd Round of NCAA Tournament

The Georgetown men’s soccer team (15-2-2) will face the Hofstra Pride (14-7-0) in the second round of the NCAA tournament after Hofstra defeated Lehigh (13-6-3) in overtime. Hofstra freshman forward Daniel Massey scored in overtime to give his team a 2-1 win Thursday night. Georgetown will have to focus on[Read More…]

by November 19, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA
Head Coach John Thompson III led Georgetown to the Final Four in 2007, but the Hoyas have not reached the Sweet 16 since that year.

Basketball Preview | NCAA Tournament Upsets Remain Unlikely

  At the start of last season’s NCAA tournament, many pundits predicted No. 13 seed Eastern Washington would upset No. 4 seed Georgetown in the first round of March Madness. “You got Georgetown sitting in there, they’re dying to be upset based on the way they played in the Big[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Basketball Preview 2015-16, Sports